Madill rattled off 34 unanswered points to put away Bridge Creek Friday night in the football season opener at Blake Smiley Stadium. Behind 7-0, the 'Cats clawed back in the first quarter to take the lead and post a 34-21 win.
Ferman Lafitta got things rolling when he took a Seth Coleman pass 42 yards for the 'Cats' first score with 5:25 left in the first. Dekevis Jordan ran for a 33-yard touchdown to put Madill ahead at 12-7. Jordan scored his second TD from six yards out in the second frame as Madill led 20-7. Trevor Goff traversed 71 yards on a punt return for a score at the 4:02 mark of the second quarter. Goff again found paydirt on a 65-yard pass play from Coleman. Bridge Creek mounted a comeback attempt by scoring two more TDs in the fourth frame.